spacer
spacer

Mourning customs in Tiree.

Title - Mourning customs in Tiree.
Contributors - Donald Sinclair
Reporters - Eric R. Cregeen

Summary - Mourning customs in Tiree.

Women would lament over a dead body. They would put their hands on the coffin and say some words in praise of the dead person, sometimes in poetry.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:01:12
Date Recorded - 1968.10.04
Language - English
Genre - Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 60276
Original Tape ID - SA1968.248
Original Track ID - SA1968.248
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Item Location:
  County - Argyllshire
  Parish - Tiree
  Island - Tiree

Item Notes -

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/60276/1




spacer
spacer
Terms of Use  |  FAQs  |  Accessibility   |  Contact   |  Copyright  |  Acknowledgements   |  Useful Links   |  Site Map
BBC Alba
The National Trust for Scotland
Sabhal Mor Ostaig
EDINA